The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
They died Sept. 26 at
, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their military vehicle with an improvised explosive device on Sept. 25 at Forward Operating Base Frontenac, Kandahar, Afghanistan . They were assigned to the 20th Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Afghanistan . Fort Hood, Texas
Sgt. Mark A. Simpson, 40, of
Spc. Donald S. Morrison, 23, of
. Cincinnati, Ohio
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